Romania in the 1920s. Marie-Thérèse Von Debretsy (Dame Kristin Scott Thomas) refuses the advances of her husband's commanding officer. As a result, the cosmopolitan family is reassigned to a dark and dangerous outpost on the frontier between Bulgaria and Romania where their relationship and humanity are severely tested.
Did You Know?
In a 2002 interview for WENN, Dame Kristin Scott Thomas
stated that this is the movie of which that she is the most proud and views it as the peak of her career. In a 2015 interview for "Gloucester Citizen", she cited this movie as one of the movies of which that she's most proud alongside The English Patient
(1996) and Only God Forgives
(2013). See more